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El Rancho Motel

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Huntington Beach, California
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice..older but clean quiet and nice.Propieters very...very nice. Would stay again. Not much more to say. No complaints at all.Trip advisor is a hassle. Too many emails. Too demanding. But the hotel was great.

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good customer service, made us feel welcome. Place looks dodgy as the sign is not well lit at night, however don't let that scare you off! Most tenants are fishermen or tourists. Good value for money.

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Corona, California
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Very quiet location. We arrived at about 11 O'clock at night, had our key waiting for us. Quaint little room. Excellent hotel if you're looking to just catch some sleep and a shower. Very close to our favorite breakfast place, Jacks. Will definitely stay there again next time we make the trip up 395.

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Thank MBrow94162
El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Dear MBrow94162, First let us Thank you for being our Guest at the El Rancho Motel. We are always Happy to know that our guests were so comfy that they plan to return and stay with us again. We do our very best to make each guest feel like they are home . thank you for your feedback and we... More 

Berkeley, California
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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Stayed here with my young adult daughter for three nights as we hiked and explored the area around Bishop. Not all motels have rooms with two doubles as they did here .Nice beds and bedding - definitely upgraded from a standard old style motel. Location was great - walked to the bakery every morning for coffee. Owners pleasant and helpful.... More 

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El Rancho M, Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest.we are so glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have you as our guest again soon. Sincerely crystal and steve More 

San Diego, CA
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101 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

The El Rancho looks like an old-timey indie motel on the outside. Inside the room you can see how the owners have made an effort to set their place apart. The mattress, pillows and bedding were of high quality. The air conditioner appeared new and ran quieter than most. The walls were a pretty green pastel. There was a full... More 

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El Rancho M, Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest and for the feeddback. We hope that you will stay with us again in the future. We hope you had agreat time in Bishop . sincerely crystal and steve More 

Chelmsford
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42 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

We had a party of 6 (4 adults + 2 kids). This provided sufficient space for all of us. Kitchen was supplied with some basics though we did not try to cook. We did have cold breakfasts there, and it was nice having plates/cutlery etc to eat with. Bathroom tiny.

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El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Dear Liz, Thank you so much for your feedback we are glad that you enjoyed your stay at the El Rancho Motel.thank you so much for being our guest we hope to have you here again in the future. Sincerely Crystal and Steve More 

Ridgecrest, California
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Room was small but clean and within walking distance of store and restaurants. AC worked good but was a little noisy. Coke machine outside made some noise at night also. Would stay again for a quick overnight visit to Bishop area. Price was right.

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Thank SierraDan
El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for being our guest and hope to see you again in the future .sincerely Crystal and Steve More 

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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Don't look at the pictures, the motel is very old. I spent one night with my family on July 16 and it has been my worst experience during the whole trip to US The facility is old, the mattresses are uncomfortable and they need to be replaced. Room was not dirty but it was full of small flies and it... More 

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Thank Paolo B
El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Dear sir first let me say im sorry you did not have a great experience at the El Rancho Motel, yes the motel is one of the original motels of bishop but we have done alot of upgrades.we will definately address the issues you had during your stay as our guests comfort is the number one priority. sincerely crystal More 

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Ober-Ramstadt, Germany
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in this motel on the way to Yosemite State Park. Motel is clean and in walking distance to the restaurants on the main street. WiFi should be available, but failed in zhe whole town that night. Price is too high for this hotel category, but based on missing alternatives.

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Thank Werner K
El Rancho M, Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

we would like to thank you for being our guest im very sorry about the internet problem that night was beyond our control. We hope that you will stay with us again in the future. sincerely Crystal and Steve More 

Lyttelton, New Zealand
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We returned to this motel twice after trips in the Sierra and enjoyed the comfortable rooms with all the facilities expected in a motel. Rooms were clean and the staff were very friendly and helpful in fitting us in - we hadn't booked ahead. They happily stored our gear while we were in the mountains. We did feel that room... More 

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El Rancho M, Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

thank you for being our guest glad you enjoyed your time in the sierras More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a Pet and People Friendly Establishment. We offer 22 units total 7 kitchen units, Suites 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom are available. In-room Coffee, Microwaves and Refrigerators, Duvet Comforters and Flat Screen TV's in all Rooms. Non-Smoking Rooms, Daily housekeeping available. We are walking distant to the Bakery for Breakfast and Lunch and Several restaurant and bars. Free Shuttle to the Paiute Palace Casino. Come and enjoy your stay ant The El Rancho Motel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Rancho Motel

Address: 274 Lagoon St, Bishop, CA 93514-3405
Location: United States > California > Bishop
Price Range: $90 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Rancho Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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